Image of Lotus Esprit Turbo HC

1987 Lotus Esprit Turbo HC specs

Curb weight 1150 kilograms (2535 pounds)
Year introduced 1987
Displacement 2174 cubic centimeters (2.2 liters / 133 cubic inches)
Maximum power 218 metric horsepower (215 brake horsepower / 160 kilowatts)
Maximum torque 298 Newton-meters (220 pound-feet)
Engine location mid-mounted
Drive front wheel drive
0 to 60 mph 5.4 seconds
0 to 100 kph 5.7 seconds
Quarter mile 14.4 s @ 98 mph
Top speed 235 kph / 146 mph

Esprit Turbo HC distance acceleration in feet

300 feet 6.1 s @ 65 mph
1/8 mile 9.4 s @ 83 mph
1000 feet 12.1 s @ 92 mph
1/4 mile 14.4 s @ 98 mph
2000 feet 18.9 s @ 108 mph
1/2 mile 22.9 s @ 114 mph
3000 feet 24.9 s @ 116 mph
3500 feet 27.9 s @ 119 mph
4000 feet 30.7 s @ 123 mph

Esprit Turbo HC acceleration times in miles per hour

0 - 10 mph 1.0 s
0 - 20 mph 1.9 s
0 - 30 mph 2.8 s
0 - 40 mph 3.6 s
0 - 50 mph 4.5 s
0 - 60 mph 5.4 s
0 - 70 mph 6.8 s
0 - 80 mph 8.7 s
0 - 90 mph 11.4 s
0 - 100 mph 15.1 s
0 - 110 mph 19.9 s
0 - 120 mph 28.4 s

Esprit Turbo HC acceleration times in kilometers per hour

0 - 10 kph 0.6 s
0 - 20 kph 1.3 s
0 - 30 kph 1.8 s
0 - 40 kph 2.3 s
0 - 50 kph 2.8 s
0 - 60 kph 3.3 s
0 - 70 kph 3.9 s
0 - 80 kph 4.4 s
0 - 90 kph 5.0 s
0 - 100 kph 5.7 s
0 - 110 kph 6.6 s
0 - 120 kph 7.6 s
0 - 130 kph 8.9 s
0 - 140 kph 10.5 s
0 - 150 kph 12.5 s
0 - 160 kph 14.9 s
0 - 170 kph 17.5 s
0 - 180 kph 21.1 s
0 - 190 kph 26.5 s
0 - 200 kph 31.7 s

Esprit Turbo HC distance acceleration in meters

100 meters 6.4 s @ 108 kph
200 meters 9.4 s @ 133 kph
300 meters 12.0 s @ 147 kph
400 meters 14.3 s @ 157 kph
500 meters 16.6 s @ 167 kph
600 meters 18.7 s @ 174 kph
700 meters 20.7 s @ 179 kph
800 meters 22.7 s @ 183 kph
900 meters 24.7 s @ 187 kph
1 kilometers 26.6 s @ 190 kph
1.1 kilometers 28.6 s @ 193 kph
1.2 kilometers 30.3 s @ 197 kph

Cars competing with Lotus Esprit Turbo HC


Other cars from Lotus